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Government revokes decree authorising use of Armed Forces in Brasilia
Safety and Security

Government revokes decree authorising use of Armed Forces in Brasilia

After depredation of public buildings during demonstrations in the Esplanade of Ministries, the situation went back to normal on Thursday and there is no further need for the troops

by BrazilGovNews published May 25, 2017 12:00 AM News
US$ 20B Brazil-China fund will contemplate projects in several sectors
Partnerships

US$ 20B Brazil-China fund will contemplate projects in several sectors

Infrastructure projects in Brazil are receiving a boost to enter into operation during a special session of the Brasil Investment Forum

by BrazilGovNews published May 25, 2017 12:00 AM News
Brazilian agribusiness sector now to explore new technologies
Agricultural Development

Brazilian agribusiness sector now to explore new technologies

In interview to Brasil Investment Forum 2017 team, Bayer’s head of global trade stated that agribusiness in the country has favourable conditions for planting

by BrazilGovNews published May 25, 2017 12:00 AM News
by BrazilGovNews published May 25, 2017 12:00 AM News
Government deploys federal troops to ensure safety in Brasilia
Safety and Security

Government deploys federal troops to ensure safety in Brasilia

For the president of the Republic, chaos and rampant disorder seen during demonstrations in the federal capital are unacceptable

by BrazilGovNews published May 24, 2017 12:00 AM News
Petrobras CEO celebrates company turnaround
Oil and Gas

Petrobras CEO celebrates company turnaround

In a letter to Petrobras employees, Pedro Parente celebrates advances in his tenure and reaffirms commitment to the company

by BrazilGovNews published May 24, 2017 12:00 AM News
Brazil-India extradition agreement is now in force
International Cooperation

Brazil-India extradition agreement is now in force

With the measure, Brazilians and Indians who commit crimes and have arrest warrants against them can be sent back to their countries of origin

by BrazilGovNews published May 24, 2017 12:00 AM News
April current account has best result in 10 years
Central Bank

April current account has best result in 10 years

Current account had a US$ 1.153 billion surplus, the best result for the month since 2007

by BrazilGovNews published May 23, 2017 12:00 AM News
Temer calls solidarity, defends unity against terrorism after terrorist attack
Solidarity

Temer calls for solidarity, defends unity against terrorism after terrorist attack

Ministry of Foreign Affairs also conveyed condolences to the families of those affected in the terrorist attack in Manchester

by BbrazilGovNews published May 23, 2017 12:00 AM News
President Michel Temer: “We will defend Brazil"
Article

President Michel Temer: “We will defend Brazil"

In an article published in newspaper O Estado de S. Paulo, president pointed out that the false accusations have put Brazil on the verge of an institutional crisis

by BrazilGovNews published May 22, 2017 12:00 AM News
Qatar to send business mission to Brazil in September
Foreign Trade

Qatar to send business mission to Brazil in September

Minister of Agriculture, Livestock and Food Supply Blairo Maggi has just finished a government/business mission to the Middle East that also included Kuwait, the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia

by BrazilGovNews published May 22, 2017 12:00 AM News
Researchers look at Antarctic fungi for drug against dengue fever
MycoAntar Project

Researchers look at Antarctic fungi for drug against dengue fever

UFMG scientists are testing over 5,000 substances obtained in the icy continent in search of antivirals for humans

by BrazilGovNews published May 21, 2017 12:00 AM News
President will petition Supreme Court to suspend inquiry based on "adulterated" recording
Official Statement

President will petition Supreme Court to suspend inquiry based on "adulterated" recording

Authenticity of the recording has been challenged; expert analysis points out that audio was edited

by BrazilGovNews published May 20, 2017 12:00 AM News
Central Bank: Brazilian economy must continue on "virtuous path"
Economic Recovery

Central Bank: Brazilian economy must continue on "virtuous path"

Brazilian Central Bank governor highlighted the importance of economic advances and the country's ability to react to internal and external shocks

by BrazilGovNews published May 19, 2017 12:00 AM News
Fitch Ratings maintains Brazil's credit rating on BB
Financial Market

Fitch Ratings maintains Brazil's credit rating on BB

Rating acts as a seal that attests to the reliability of the country before foreign investors. Maintenance of the rating shows strength of reforms

by BrazilGovNews published May 19, 2017 12:00 AM News
NASA promotes Aedes aegypti research in three Brazilian cities
GLOBE Programme

NASA promotes Aedes aegypti research in three Brazilian cities

São José dos Campos, Rio and Paranaguá will host the GLOBE programme, an initiative to collect environmental data from around the world

by BrazilGovNews published May 18, 2017 12:00 AM News
Petrobras to have preference in pre-salt auctions
Oil exploration

Petrobras to have preference in pre-salt auctions

Measure applies to specific exploration areas; auctions should take place in the second half of this year

by BrazilGovNews published May 17, 2017 12:00 AM News
Temer: "We cannot throw so much work done for the country in the garbage of history"
Statement

Temer: "We cannot throw so much work done for the country in the garbage of history"

In a statement at the Presidential Palace, Michel Temer defended the government's efforts to get Brazil out of the crisis

by BrazilGovNews published May 17, 2017 12:00 AM News
President defends "broad, profound investigation" of reports
Statement

President defends "broad, profound investigation" of reports

Through official statement, President Temer stressed that he never participated in or authorised any type of action to avoid the conclusion of agreements to turn state's evidence

by BrazilGovNews published May 17, 2017 12:00 AM News
Meet tradition, literature and outdoors all together in Paraty
Historical City

Meet tradition, literature and outdoors all together in Paraty

Between the Atlantic Forest and Angra dos Reis lays a beautiful colonial city, very well preserved and very welcoming

by BrazilGovNews published May 17, 2017 12:00 AM News
Brazil adds 59,800 jobs in April
Caged

Brazil adds 59,800 jobs in April

Result was driven by services (24.7 thousand new jobs), agriculture (14.6 thousand), industry (13,7 thousand) and commerce (5,3 thousand)

by BrazilGovNews published May 16, 2017 12:00 AM News
Temer: Reforms will create jobs, protect rights
Economy

Temer: Reforms will create jobs and protect rights

In an interview, the President of the Republic highlighted the release for withdrawal of dormant FGTS accounts and the creation of the Renovation Card as achievements that benefit all Brazilians

by BrazilGovNews published May 15, 2017 12:00 AM News
Auto sector sees positive outlook after economic measures
Positive Results

Auto sector sees positive outlook after economic measures

President of Fenabrave, which represents all vehicle distributors in the country, met with Michel Temer at the Presidential Palace

by BrazilGovNews published May 15, 2017 12:00 AM News
Economic indicators signal end of recession
Resuming Growth

Economic indicators signal end of recession

Data released this Monday (15) by the Central Bank reinforced the effects of the reforms proposed by the government

by BrazilGovNews published May 15, 2017 12:00 AM News
by BrazilGovNews published May 15, 2017 12:00 AM News
We are bringing last century's Brazil to the 21st century, says Temer
Brazil Now

We are bringing last century's Brazil to the 21st century, says Temer

The President of the Republic writes in an article that one of the government's main achievements so far has been to recover confidence in Brazil

by BrazilGovNews published May 12, 2017 12:00 AM News
Meirelles sees rapid changes in Brazil over the past year
#BrazilNow

Meirelles sees rapid changes in Brazil over the past year

Finance Minister reports on progress resulting from measures adopted to halt recession. As a result, the country has become more efficient

by BrazilGovNews published May 12, 2017 12:00 AM News
Presidential Staff Office sees society's participation in government as priority
#BrazilNow

Presidential Staff Office sees society's participation in government as priority

For Eliseu Padilha, digital government and the re-establishment of the Great Council are initiatives that strengthen participatory democracy

by BrazilGovNews published May 12, 2017 12:00 AM News
After a year in government, Temer predicts the future: 'happier country'
#BrazilNow

After a year in government, Temer predicts the future: 'happier country'

During event at the Presidential Palace, President of the Republic pointed out role played by measures put into practice for resuming growth

by BrazilGovNews published May 12, 2017 12:00 AM News